Pool Filter Tips
Pool Filter Sizing
Looking for a new pool filter, but not sure what size will best fit your pool? This post will walk you through the steps for how to select the right pool filter size and type.
December 9, 2022
How to Troubleshoot the Most Common Sand Pool Filter Problems
What are some of the most common sand filter problems, and how can you solve them? Good news — you're in the right place!
October 31, 2022
How to Choose the Right Pump and Filter Size for an Above Ground Pool
Shopping for a new pump and filter for an above ground pool can be a daunting task. Where to start? Luckily, above ground pumps and filters are often paired together to make the decision easier. The videos in this article can help.
October 3, 2022
How to Use a Multiport Valve
Multiport valves are the MVP of your pool equipment team! Learn how this multi-tasking tool helps keep your pool in top shape.
September 17, 2022
Pool Equipment Maintenance 101
Just like your automobile needs routine oil changes, tire rotations, and other routine maintenance, your pool equipment requires diligent maintenance so it can stay in peak running condition.
August 1, 2022
Pool Filter Media Types: A Comparison Guide
We’re about to let you in on a little secret. Just because you have a sand filter doesn’t mean you have to use actual sand in it. Likewise, just because you have a DE filter doesn’t mean you have to use diatomaceous earth. There are alternatives!
July 28, 2022
How to Change Pool Filter Sand
If you notice your filter isn’t working as efficiently as it used to, or if you’re having to backwash the filter more and more frequently, it’s probably time to replace the filter media. Keep reading to learn how.
March 8, 2022
Jacuzzi: Commercial-Grade Equipment for Your Home Pool
When it comes time to selecting the right equipment for your pool, many pool owners choose Jacuzzi products, which offer commercial-quality performance.
January 23, 2021
When & How to Replace Pool Equipment
How do you know when it’s time to replace your pool equipment? What is the best time of year to make the switch? And most importantly, how do you replace it? Keep reading to find out...
January 20, 2021
Always Free In-Store Labor on Repairs at Leslie's
Leslie's never charges a single penny for in-store labor on repairs. All you pay for are the parts. Let us fix the problem with your pool equipment, and we'll get you back to swimming and enjoying your pool in no time!
October 15, 2020
How To Clean Any Pool Filter
Whether your pool has a sand filter, cartridge filter, or diatomaceous earth filter, you can learn how best to clean any type with this simple guide.
April 1, 2020
How to Clean Your Pool's Cartridge Filter
Cartridges can last 3-4 years before needing to be replaced, depending on pool usage, water chemistry, and maintenance practices. A key part of those essential maintenance practices is cleaning your filters.
March 23, 2020